scales of justice

Judge: Land owners can’t keep public off Lake Michigan beach

A man who owns a piece of Indiana’s short stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline and said he had “complete and exclusive ownership” of its beachfront holds no such right and cannot deny the public access to that space, a judge has found.

Generic books education

High school will retire Redskins mascot

The Goshen Community School Board voted 5-2 late Monday get rid of a mascot that has represented the school for nearly 90 years. The name will be retired Jan. 1, 2016.

Ossian Town Hall

Possible chief change causes controversy

The chairman of the Ossian Police Commission wants to demote the current chief of ten years and promote the town’s current sergeant to the position.